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Authors Connecting is a program designed to emphasize the importance of literacy and how culture can influence education, as well as one’s world view. The program is targeted to interact with children and celebrate our great Caribbean culture. It will take place on Saturday, June 21st 2013 at 3:00 PM Park in Slope Barnes & Noble 267 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11215.   Hosted by Tanisha Burke NYC School Teacher Read by Author Tammie Paige Reading by Marsha Thompson Miss Tropical Paradise The Short stories of Carnival costumes a previewRead More
New York: Five months after Jamaican songbird Tessanne Chin beat out Wil Champlin and Christina Aguilera’s 16 year old protege Jacquie Lee to win season 5 of The Voice, tri-state area music fans will get the opportunity to see her perform live in concert on Memorial Monday, May 26, 2014 when she headlines the first annual Oracabessa Festival at Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, NY. Other performers include Beenieman, Konshens and Assassin. “We are thrilled to have Tessanne perform live in New York for the very first time since sheRead More
“Garlin is on the verge of the elusive crossover success….merging of soca with EDM… expanding the future of Trinidad’s homespun genre.” May 15, 2014 – New York, NY] Trinidadian soca vocalist Bunji Garlin has inked an exclusive deal with RCA Records in conjunction with VP Records. The two labels will join forces to promote Bunji Garlin’s international smash hit “Differentology (Ready For The Road).” Garlin is thrilled to partner with RCA. “It’s an honor to be considered to be a part of this entity and I look forward to allRead More
(Atlanta, Georgia)… A two hour event intended to provide professional Bahamians with the opportunity to be interviewed and considered for a job in the tourism sector, exceeded the expectations of Baha Mar Human Resources personnel and officers at The Bahamas Consulate Office in Atlanta. The mega-development and the diplomatic arm were collaborators in the Discovery Day Mixer which took place on October 11 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on 265 Peachtree Street, Atlanta. The affair not only drew Bahamians from Georgia, but also saw citizens from Tennessee, Alabama, the CarolinasRead More
New York, NY – Nigerian R&B singer/songwriter Ebiflow joins forces with soca hitmakers Precision Productions from Trinidad and Homour Niger from Nigeria for his new hit single, “Oh Baby.” The classic, vibrant vibes of Southern Caribbean and West African tempos set the perfect backdrop for this romantic, steamy ode to the ladies from the African artist, born Ebide Ben, who hails from the southern Nigeria city of Port Harcourt. With his sound and sight set on the international market, Ebiflow croons this song entirely in English, and the magnetic trackRead More

Posted On July 11, 2013By altonIn News

Tropicalfete Calypso Lime 2013

Who is ready to hit the road? Tropicalfete Inc & the Calypso Association of America present “Tropicalfete Calypso Lime 2013” on Sunday, August 4th at 6:00PM in 638 East 32nd Street, Brooklyn, NY between Glenwood and Farragut Road. Performing live are Dr. Witty, Creeper, Tranquil, Poison Dart, Lonesome, Fimber, Jean Tony and Lord Kent! You will get 5% off your Tropicalfete Costume and Cultural Package Labor Day with purchase of ticket to Calypso Lime 2013. Tent Vibe in effect! Come play mas with Tropicalfete!Read More